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Car servicing from Shell, tell us what you think.

Car servicing from Shell, tell us what you think.

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geoffers360

36 posts

59 months

Friday 13th July 2012
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Jaguar - Fail
Jeep - Fail

But I can get them serviced at my nearest Mini dealer!

V88Dicky

5,852 posts

92 months

Saturday 14th July 2012
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Ah crap. I can't get my 11 year old Toyota serviced anywhere. Now what's I to do eh?

On the plus side, all Vauxhall garages now seem to be authorised to work on Monaros, rather than the original 10. rolleyes

PoleDriver

24,289 posts

103 months

Saturday 14th July 2012
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Good old Shell. I e-mailed them to ask about this service... About 3 days ago! Not had any reply!
AND they've put the fuel up at my local garage by 2p/litre. frown

miniman

18,336 posts

171 months

Saturday 14th July 2012
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Amusingly, adverts for this service are now appearing on PH hehe Should we be surprised that nobody at Shell has read this thread?

djdestiny

4,381 posts

87 months

Saturday 14th July 2012
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For £414 Huntingdon Audi will provide a monkey to service my RS4.
No thanks, I'll go to my usual specialist who knows what he's doing thanks!
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greggy50

4,667 posts

100 months

Saturday 14th July 2012
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Live near UK's 2nd biggest city and no garages nearby to service a renault clio what a crock of st.

B'stard Child

9,457 posts

155 months

Tuesday 17th July 2012
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BMW - Fail
Lotus - Drive Vauxhall (to be expected)
Merc - Fail
Opel - Fail (made me laugh thou see Lotus)

WhoseGeneration

4,090 posts

116 months

Tuesday 17th July 2012
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It's a no for our cars too, weird as we live near a major city.

Trevor450

1,163 posts

57 months

Tuesday 17th July 2012
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It came up with £175-£220 for major service for our MX-5. I have just had this done for about £150 at our local independent garage who I trust implicitly.

The Crack Fox

11,624 posts

101 months

Tuesday 17th July 2012
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What rubbish ! Respected local Indy for me, every time.

miniman

18,336 posts

171 months

Wednesday 18th July 2012
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Not the only failed social media campaign from Shell this week...

http://arcticready.com/social/gallery?sort_by=valu...

https://twitter.com/shellisprepared

Hoofy

62,723 posts

191 months

Wednesday 18th July 2012
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Wow. Someone's gonna be in trouble.

marshalla

15,875 posts

110 months

Wednesday 18th July 2012
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Please address all comments to D. Bahar, Marketing Dept., Shell wink

Papa Hotel

12,760 posts

91 months

Wednesday 18th July 2012
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miniman said:
Not the only failed social media campaign from Shell this week...

http://arcticready.com/social/gallery?sort_by=valu...

https://twitter.com/shellisprepared
rofl

Please, please, God, I've never wanted anything to be genuine so much.

PoleDriver

24,289 posts

103 months

Wednesday 18th July 2012
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Papa Hotel said:
rofl

Please, please, God, I've never wanted anything to be genuine so much.


The Crack Fox

11,624 posts

101 months

Wednesday 18th July 2012
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miniman said:
Not the only failed social media campaign from Shell this week...

http://arcticready.com/social/gallery?sort_by=valu...

https://twitter.com/shellisprepared
Holy shee-it ! Heads are gonna roll at Shell PR !

miniman

18,336 posts

171 months

Thursday 19th July 2012
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I believe Greenpeace are behind it.

McHaggis

21,148 posts

64 months

Thursday 19th July 2012
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Awful.

Audi A6. I live close to 2 major cities in quite a populated part of the UK.

0 garages, 0 offers.

mattnunn

10,556 posts

70 months

Wednesday 1st August 2012
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Is this supposed to work because it told me there are no volkswagen dealerships in my area, I can see one from my work and pass another on the way home!

Shell UK

1 posts

49 months

Friday 3rd August 2012
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Dear PHers,

Thank you for your valuable feedback. The Shell Car Servicing Network is an online referral system which is intended to help both motorists who find it confusing to navigate the car servicing world and also to support some of our franchise workshop customers with an outlet to offer their services through.

At this early stage of the launch of the service, and as the network coverage continues to grow, availability for some manufacturers may be limited in certain parts of the country.
We are working hard to increase coverage and include more participants from Shell's franchise dealer network in the Shell Car Servicing Network.

The dealers have full control over the prices they offer on the website and Shell does not engage into any pricing decisions or discussions and is completely neutral to this process in order to ensure transparency and allow motorists to make the decision of choosing a dealer at their own discretion.

We value your comments and suggestions for improvements and are well aware of the level of collective expertise and car knowledge which is manifested in this forum.

If you require any further details regarding this service, send us feedback at contactus@carservicing.shell.co.uk.

Best Regards
The Shell Car Servicing Network Team